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>> top stories we're following on tuesday march 5th red tags are growing up in one san francisco neighborhood as officials warned residents that conditions could get worse following a water main break nearly a week ago. >> the world's largest lights culture will be unveiled here in the bay area, it is happening tonight. >> watching the big snowstorm of the year hitting chicago today, details on the storm and travel delays ahead. >> to get a quick update on the forecast with erica. >> we are contending with some clouds. temperatures are canticle compared to 24 hours ago. 48 right now and oakland. bigger changes and our effort in store for later on tonight. all the
rain on the screen will eventually impact the bay area. i will work you through the timing coming up and my next report. >> light traffic for most of the bay area, heavier than that for the ride on interstate 580. on u.s. highway on state highway 4 in both directions. the of my past as a typical slowing this morning. south bay freeways still look great, no delays or 1 01 or along the peninsula. the north bay ride still looks good from the bowels of the golden gate bridge. >> nearly a week after a broken water main set water rushing through the neighborhood they're not getting word that it may not be over. >> this thing called could continue to grow because the raven's head are way in
full swing today and possibly tomorrow. we will say the red tag homes and it says on safe. that means no one is allowed to go inside. i did not start out that way. after the water main break >> we're having technical difficulties with welles shot. we'll bring him back in just a little bit. the west portal neighborhood and acted by that water main break. we'll be following this story at least throughout the duration of this coming storm. >> three people are now behind bars after stealing the 82 ft. luxury yacht that ran aground yesterday in pacifica. the i got stuck on linda mar beach. police say the honor call them to report a stolen after seeing news coverage on tv. authorities around the added
three people on board refused to get off. 2 men and a woman he eventually surrendered ever brought to shore. a salvage company is working with officials on a plan to remove the boat from the ocean. we know more about the people arrested for the but that's. the suspects have been identified as 63 year-old leslie gardner, up 54 year old dario mira, and 56 year- old least the moda-well. delays and right now they're not cooperating with authorities. >> about thousand plaza been
cancelled out of the chicago area as this storm moves east. that is the snow that moved through minnesota and is headed to colorado. they're digging up 7 in. of snow today and ski resorts in colorado pick up a foot from this one. this will bring heavy snows in philadelphia, washington and indianapolis. and is expected to cause major travel delays across the east. >> police are searching for release to suspects in the fatal shooting in richmond monday after no. authorities say the shooting was reported around 3:40 p.m. on the 600 block of six street what does shotspotter get a tax system was activated. is on the officers on a 21 year-old man dead for multiple gunshot wounds.
police the two males as a running away from the same. the a r 15 assault rifles stolen and the burglary of a unmarred as of the vehicle has been recovered. the ride was stolen from the south of market district late saturday night. standards as the police are expected to release additional ever made about the theft at a press conference a>> a former police commissioner from baltimore as the appointed by a federal court to oversee the embattled oakland police department. new compliance director thomas c. frazier will have broad authority over the force including the power to seek the dismissal of the police chief. he is the battle to begin march 12th. city officials and lawyers agreed last year to appoint a compliance director in order to avoid a federal takeover of the force. the deal stems from a decade old police brutality lawsuit settlement resulting
in still uncompleted court ordered reforms. >> is spectacular work of art will be lit will light up the bay bridge for two years, beginning tonight. 20 by thousand white l e d lights cover over 1.8 mi. of western span of the bridge. it is being called the world's largest light show. does the bay of them tested out the lights which have done quite a bit over the last couple of months. the river patterns, it will all be triggered at 830 tonight by the artist leo villareal who controls a light show from his computer, and he will officially unveil the live show in a special ceremony. the privately funded project cost $8 million. >> the 8 million included installation so from the snow on your this gonna be
paying for the l e d lights. a lot of folks would probably crowd around the embarcadero to get a look at that. >> they have been testing it for a couple of months begin still see it. >> a live shot o you can't move the tv there. yuh-huh. we have a wireless receiver. listen. back in my day, there was no u-verse wireless receiver that let you move the tv away from the tv outlet. we can move it to the kitchen, the patio, the closet
>> welcome back watch and it could be a big day a wall street the dow jones industrial average opened this morning after the second highest close on record. the dousing of 14,128, the record is 37 points away and dow futures pointing to getting close to that level. are the stewart will be taking the stand today and a fight over mark this to work products appearing in j.c. penney stores. macy's is claiming exclusive rights, j.c. penney actually own 17% of martha stewart living. after the market close, gunmaker's smith and wesson is expected to report strong quarterly results. the sales of surge in recent months amid speculation about new gun control laws.
>> santa clara sheriff's data collected more than one hon 1100 firearms during this weekend's gun buyback yvette. it was one of the largest cash funded buybacks and the bay area at. in total the bid gave out $150,000 cash to those adjourned at hand guns, guns, rifles and assault weapons. today and on the seven district attorney was so the public what kinds of assault weapons were taken off the streets are the weekend. >> a memorial continues to
grow for a teenage girl who was hit and killed by an accused drug drivers and san francisco's sunset district. 17 year-old hanren sachang was crossing slow to boulevard on saturday night when she was struck. weston and numbers as many people are trying to cope with the devastating loss. >> police say the driver of the car did stop at the scene but was arrested on suspicion of the wide. >> we would take a break at fixed well a.m. at age shot from mt. tam. there is some cloud cover out there, temperatures are mild and we're expecting rain as early as tonight. erica will have a full look at your
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--grey future cast four highlights 5:00 later on tonight you could see some light rain in the north bay. increase in cloud cover for just about everyone. by 9:00 p.m. tonight, moderate to heavy rain for most of us. not as intense out along on the delta and the livermore valley. the rain will certainly ramp up later on tonight. a lot of folks that will be indoors so it should not have had most of us. we will continue to see light rain even and to 5:00 p.m. wednesday. thursday we're still contending with a chance for showers. it looks like pop up thunderstorms are also and the forecast. after nine highs for today, san jose 61, 62 milpitas, 63 cupertino. upper 50s castro valley, low 60s walnut creek, downtown san
francisco 58, 57 and about no. 7 day around the bay forecast keeps a close eye on forecast for the next couple of days. with dry things out as we head into friday, mix of sun and clouds and upper 50s. we will gradually see 60s as we head into the weekend. don't forget to set your clocks forward early sunday morning. it will feel like springtime once again as we start the next work week. 6:17 a.m. and here is george. >> the bay bridge as a backup and the metering lights have been activated. the drive time is now 16 minutes for the westbound ride. that is even some slowing here for the approach from the nimitz freeway. coming in from the macarthur maze, a 16 to 18 minutes drive time to get into downtown san francisco. no incidents on the upper deck. all around the bay
we're not tracking in the hot spots. the ride on 92 is still clear and still an easy 11 minute commute time. the going gate bridge, 1 01 southbound the volume is building a bit but still no problems for your commute. east bay, 19 minutes are gillies to berkeley. we think of some slowing, here is else of brown tape. 680 south still looks great, so the south bay freeways. no delays yet. 1 01 through marin as 730 minute commute time from about to the golden gate bridge. minor delays for ace and trains but otherwise traffic is not doing badly. >> republicans have introduced a bill to soften the blow these force federal spending cuts of the defense department and keep the government funded through
september. the across-the- board cuts that affect monday friday night. the new bill would allow the pentagon and the department of better affairs to shift money to different programs easing the pain. it would not give the department's any extra money, nor allow them to avoid the cuts. the government runs out of money and what had to shut down of the end of the month. congress will not pass a budget, they have had in years. hopefully this continuing resolution to avoid a government shutdown. north korea is vowing to cancel the 1953 korean war cease-fire because of sanctions and ongoing u.s. south korean joint military drills. koreans people's army supreme command made the statement today amid reports that washington and
north korean ally beijing have approved a draft of punishing resolutions that are expected to be brought to you and security council members this week. north korea's latest in a clear test of february 12th was its third. the united states and others worry that north korea is pushing closer towards its goal of having a nuclear armed missile that can reach america. the 1950 to '53 korean war ended with an armistice, not a peace treaty leaving the korean peninsula still technically in a state of war. >> boeing says its money as quick as a candidate is 787 dream liner six in back in the air. the airline makers' submitted a plan to the federal aviation administration in february. now these faa to approve that plan and certify the design. a decision is expected sometime this week. >>, and security secretariat
that it needs and the pilots have no says u.s. airports including a las angeles international at o'hare international are already experiencing delays as a result of the automatic federal spending cuts of rise last friday. >> a deal has been made between sampras is co and pacific medical center to build to seismically safe hospitals. city supervisors have been working on this new deal for months. under the new compromise the settsetter held affiliate will scale back the size of its planned hospital on cathedral hill from 555 beds to 274, and to expand the
capacity of a rebuilt st. luke's hospital in the mission district from 80 beds to 120. the new agreement also strikes the proposed parking garage at cathedral hill and visits to hospital uses in the evening and overnight. >> the next 30 years san francisco will need more housing and new jobs for all the new residents that are expected to arrive. according to the city's planning district, between 2010 and 2014, the city will be over 92,000 new housing units and 191,000 jobs. these aren't numbers of well above the city's current growth rate. as a part of the two dozen a state law, severance as a was requiring communities to develop plans that improved transportation and reduce greenhouse gases as the populations increase. >> a state lawmaker has entered as legislation aimed at guaranteeing that trans
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15 states. the nra spent about $350,000 on that campaign. it is the first time the nra has sponsored a raise in nascar's top series. a big comeback in big win for the golden state warriors last night, first game back at oracle arena after the road trip and four consecutive losses. warriors are raises seven point deficit at the start of the fourth quarter. steven curry 26 points 12 assists, daily posted 29 points and 11 rebounds. 50125 to 118 warriors. >> more setback spurred giants fan brian's thougyan stoe recovery from a serious brain injuriey. it is an
almost two years since he was badly beaten outside dodger stadium and his family says his condition is getting worse. stow recently sent a week in the hospital. or blood clots were found one of his legs, he was diagnosed the bladder infection, surgery and that is needed to help with loan growth is being postponed until his condition and prose. the families as on his web site that he is now more easily confused and appears to be experiencing more physical pain. on a positive note, he seems to be really enjoy his physical therapy sessions at a heated pool.
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dow and the closing later on this afternoon. during this economic recovery we have seen the dow climbing its way back. the dow is at a record high, this would be the highest record ever, we will see if it sticks to the day. >> right now is pretty mild out there, temperatures in the '40's and '30's. we have some cloud cover, you can see a live outside from our roof cam in downtown san francisco. rain later on today probably around the time of year evening
commd showers on tap for wednesday and thursday as well. could see upwards of and and a half in the sonoma hills. we of wet weather on the horizon and i want you to a future cast four and my next report. >> and just getting word of an accident, a potential hot spot on the ride on interstate 80. is in the westbound direction on held out drive where we do not have much of the center divider. people love their after the accident so it is actually in the fast lane westbound. i'm not sure if there any injuries involved in this crash. if there are, that could be a longer time to clear. >> a developing story out of richmond, crews worked overnight to save a stall in yacht that ran aground and pacifica. we brought you this story live on the kron4 morning news yesterday. three people accused of stealing the 80 ft. yacht are now behind bars. jackie sissel is live in richmond
right now with the latest. >> you can see the darling, and 82 ft. yacht dry dock here. it pulled in about 530 this morning. soon after they put on grant avenue out of the water, this is video was shot as a couple minutes ago of the boat out of the water. it gives the workers almost immediately went to work on this huge yacht, power watching it. this is what was stuck in the sand. it was only shortly after 1:00 this morning that they were able to free that boat and get off linda mar beach down of his of the debt and bring it here to richmond. three people are in custody after allegedly stealing the at and taking it for a joy ride. basically they landed on linda mar beach. they are
in custody but you could see the damage done to the got out here. multi million- dollar yacht, that is the writer. the propeller and the kiel have some damage. all in all, relatively good shape. marine boat works said if we come back out here like they're starting to stow away some things. i don't know how long they're gonna be here but i is a very strange case. >> seen it like that, at looks a lot bigger. i don't know why it's up to the air like that. maybe you can tell us, the person owns a boat was watching tv. we have allowed live coverage yesterday and they said that's my boat? >> yes. he saw the boat beached on linda mar yesterday say i think that is my boat. at that point
that is one of the dominoes started to fall. those three people stayed on the ball for most of the day yesterday. they had to physically be taken off the boat. they were taken into custody. a valley they were having a good time on the boat and they found lots of alcohol and other things on there. no idea what made them do it that obviously that is part of the investigation. >> police as saying that they're not been very cooperative so i don't think we will get anything out of them. >> x annexing goal is threatening several homes in san francisco this morning. six days after a broken water mains that water gushing through the west portal neighborhood, red tags are going up. officials warn that the ground need bombs is still moving. those live in the bay arareas and ther concerns are growing by the
day. now with rain and forecasts. >> huge cracks and expanding and getting bigger every day. we can sell all the clothes are windows and doors but the wihouse is moving for shore. >> that is a big headache. city crews said iraq has not dried out as some shifty will continue until it does. the drying process could take weeks or months. >> crews are demolishing remains of a house in suburban tam but, whereas in open up and swallowed a man. there is uncertainty as to what will come next. there's been no definitive word as level will be filled or whether the property could be built on again. some
experts say it is unlikely because the victim's body is expected to remain below the surface. thousands of single developing for each year, but most are small and don't affect homes. officials of lord up are of my drink and is a cold, it is just 3 mi. away from a deadly see gold as well the man was sleeping in his bed last week. there and opened up between 2 homes and hillsborough county monday. there's no reported damage to the of the fence dividing the properties is broken. county officials say the two signals are ideologically connected and that the new one has not required an evacuation.
part of at the vatican and at sworn an oath of secrecy about their upcoming conclave to pick a new po. you're looking at video some of the cardinals' leading a meeting monday. at this point they are discussing church problems in getting to know each other. recent scandals and closed out as carnal admitting that he engaged in sexual misconduct and the leaking of papal documents. there's speculation and the actual voting process that began around march 11th with the aim of having it public so by march 17th. >> the man named as a suspect in a shooting in a fiery crash of a las vegas strip has made his first appearance and los angeles superior court. monday's hearing was the only about a minute. 26 year-old ammar here is that was sought and that of february 21st my lids that left three dead, including an aspiring oakland rapper. here is the
>> beyonce acting, you deserve part and i want call made by owners in bakersfield after 87 year- old woman collapsed and refused to give her cpr. the loan was at a retirement, the nurse worked and ended up dying. then there's a glenwood gardens and baker's feld said lorraine belas collapse and couldn't read. the elderly living facility has a policy against its employees providing medical care. bayless later died. bakersfield police are now investigating whether there is any criminal wrongdoing. a lot of folks commenting on our facebook page. carroll says i have been told that if a registered nurse does not help someone who needs medical assistance, they can be held liable. this nurse should be held liable for this woman's death and no it's and above all about it. she should be arrested and prosecuted for this woman's death. monica's says there is a reason why she isn't home. could the rest the
tariff barrier could also be deodar. i feel you cannot judge the merits because really did not know the details of this certain case. amanda's as we have turned into a country where everybody is afraid of being sued, sad sad story. the tennessee company that owns a bakersfield facilities as the woman was hired to be a resident services director, not in ours and that that would balance facility as an independent living facility and is not licensed provide medical care to any of its residents. what do you think? and conversation on our facebook page. >> 6:44 a.m. and a live look outside. the sun is coming up on our mt. tam cam. we have rain to talk about for tonight, we will be right back.
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>> orders in the bay area's ever to commit that are longer and covered greater distances than any other major metro area in the country. nuisances that as of the region as a higher percentage of workers described as make commuters. these are four dozen people were and area are classified as mega commuters, compared with the national average of less than 1%. about 587,000 people in the country meet the mega commuting standard. >> later on tonight it will be a big one. moderate to heavy rain, especially since we haven't seen any in quite some time. satellite and radar is maturing as a cold front bring iran to the pacific northwest. during a
shift its way into the bay area. future cast four, my train the time at 5:00 increase in five cloud cover and north bay. 9:00 p.m., you'll probably be indoors but that is with the rain really starts to increase for most of the bay area. by 11:00 p.m., heavy rain cutting the bay area and half. scattered showers of the back and lasted all day wednesday. a look at tahoe forecast, winter weather advisory in effect between 10:00 p.m. tonight and 10:00 p.m. wednesday. 8 and 14 in. above 7000 feeds and three to 8 in. at lake level. bring your chains if you're headed in that direction. acton and highs in the bay area, upper 50s low 60s. 62 is dying concord, 54 vallejo, 58 downtowns and princess go. 7 day around the bay forecast highlights of shower activity for the next couple of days. it should start to
dry out by friday and that we are back in the sunshine and springlike weather as we transition into the weekend. >> we're still looking at pretty good conditions. although we are watching all of a possible hot spot on interstate 80. this is in the westbound direction at hilltop dry. accidents started down the left-hand lane and has moved over to the right-hand shoulder. the drive times in the westbound direction are still only 24 minutes from hercules to berkeley. we're not looking at a big jump in the drive time. so far this has not turned into a major problem but we are still watch will. the ride to the bridges as morning, the bay bridge it backed up as soon as the lights were activated. it is an 18 to 20 minutes drive time, especially out of the macarthur maze. the san mateo bridge has not seen a spike in the drive times, speeds are still good in drive times are still 11 minutes. golden gate bridge, 1 01 southbound is still incident free through
marin county. drive times southbound is still not bad and under 30 minutes from the bottle to the golden gate bridge. >> consumer electronics and water don't mix and for many there are few things more nerve wracking as mark fowler tablet that is an accident taos. that is why manufacturers are now concentrated on palms and tablet set, san the accidental dousing. sony's x very light of tablets of phones can barely be submerged in up to 3 ft. of water. other manufacturers are making similar claims. motorola and key as thereat water resistant phones on the horizon for their lineups and while the maybe not making the same water proclaims a sunny, and maybe less than of the occasional spellers last. and meantime there is always a low-tech picks of your beloved devised as gone for and on plants lamb, finable and
pick up a bag of rice. you probably are the advertising slogan there's an ad for that. will there now lot of ads and sales of those mobile phone games and programs are expected to hit $25 billion this year. the finding of the research group carter incorporated. there and was a mobile phone at revenue will climb 62% worldwide this year over 2012. apple and will not more than 700,000 apps and their on-line stores. >> and blair credit checks are preventing many job seekers are getting a job. according to a study by demos, one of four american have been required of their credit check, one in san have been denied jobs due to information and their credit report. that credit is often a result of unemployment and a loss of health-insurance. here is the problem, you lose the job, you lose the
insurance, your medical that goes up, you can't pay that, you can't get a job because they check their credit. it is a vicious cycle. >> fbi background checks tops 2 million in february and the fourth straight month. the fbi performed as over 2.3 million background checks, that is the third highest month of records as the system began in 1998. the numbers in the radio on the guns were purchased because some buyers could have purchased more than one gun. there has been an increase demand for firearms and other tragedies like the december conn school shooting. >> 6:53 a.m. and we will be back in a couple of minutes. a live look outside, the sun is up and it does not look horrible year at the san mateo bridge. it is only horrible if you are a mega commuter. it looks like traffic is moving pretty
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